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Restart of East Millinocket mill delayed as firms clash on electricity agreement

EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — Negotiations between two companies over electricity sales that would help restart a local paper mill have devolved into finger-pointing and delayed …
Wednesday's Sebasticook River rage by a mobile home on Water Street, where residents of a mobile home park were temporarily evacuated.

Rising waters, ice jams create dangerous conditions around Maine, claim one life

FORT KENT, Maine — Runoff from melting snow, rain and ice jams created dangerous conditions around the state Wednesday as most of Maine remained under …
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The wreckage of a train is pictured after an explosion in Lac-Megantic, in this file picture taken July 6, 2013.

After ‘end of the world’ explosion, Quebec town tries to find hope

Second of two parts LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec — Eight months ago, the people of Lac-Megantic thought the world was ending. A runaway 72-car train carrying a …
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State budget panel approves $50 million package of jobs, water bonds

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine voters could be asked to approve …

Rockland area school board seeks survey responses

34 mins ago ROCKLAND, Maine — The Rockland area school board is asking …

Police find Appleton woman dead, husband in distress

APPLETON, Maine — A 60-year-old woman was found dead Tuesday …
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Maine People’s Alliance’s twisted view of Maine voters

2 hours ago The Maine People’s Alliance is truly showing itself to be …

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